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PACs back incumbents; just ask Scott Peters

PACs back incumbents; just ask Scott Peters

In a stark example of the power of incumbency, 100 political action committees (PACs) that contributed to Republican Rep. Brian Bilbray in his 2012 race against Democrat Scott Peters are donating to Peters this time around. Only 46 are backing current GOP candidate Carl DeMaio. Read More »